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2024 07/02 – William Henry Penrod, III

2024 07/02 – William Henry Penrod, III

2024 07/02 – William Henry Penrod, III

William Henry Penrod, III, age 21, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away on June 29, 2024, at Saint Louis University Hospital in Saint Louis, Missouri.

He was born February 16, 2003 in Mount Vernon, Illinois, the son of William Henry and Michelle (Fontanez) Penrod, Jr.

In addition to his parents, William is survived by a daughter, Terralynn Penrod of Kansas; a son expected in October, William Henry Penrod, IIII; grandparents, Rita and William Henry Penrod, Sr. of Mount Vernon and Bill and Patricia Maciejowski of Mount Vernon; brother, Cassius Penrod of Kansas; and sisters, Dionicia Penrod and Gracie Penrod, both of Kansas.

William was a member of West Side Missionary Baptist Church in Mount Vernon. He was one of Mount Vernon’s best wrestlers. Above all, William was a beloved son, father and brother. We will miss him very much.

A viewing will be held on Tuesday, July 2, 2024 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at West Side Missionary Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 3, 2024 at 10:00 am at West Side Missionary Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon, Illinois with Pastor Trevor Pasley officiating. Burial will be in Bethel Memorial Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Memorials in William’s honor may be made to the Penrod family in care of William Penrod, Jr.

Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for more information.